The First Tee is a World Golf Foundation initiative dedicated to the creation of new facilities and access to golf, which places a special emphasis on kids who otherwise may not have an opportunity to experience the game.

The First Tee of Howard County is located at the Fairway Hills Golf Club in Columbia, Maryland. Fairway Hills is owned and managed by the Columbia Association. The facility has a First Tee Learning Center, club house, putting green and driving range.